Dr. James Klim is an internationally recognized speaker, author, manufacture consultant, beta tester, and educator for functional and aesthetic CAD/CAM dentistry.
Dr. Klim is a Fellow in the Academy of General and Accredited member in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Currently, Dr. Klim has a full-time restorative practice in Santa Rosa, California and is founder and director of the Klim Institute (CEREC training center), and directs the Klim Institute online CEREC training (Cadstar.tv).
Dr. Skramstad is a 2000 graduate of the University Of Minnesota School Of Dentistry. He is a certified advanced CEREC trainer and has lectured internationally on technology, implantology and digital dentistry. Dr. Skramstad is an Alpha/Beta tester for Dentsply Sirona and enjoys working closely with the engineering team to help with hardware/software development. A product consultant for multiple dental companies, he has the pleasure to test and evaluate many products prior to market launch and has published numerous articles on materials and CAD/CAM. Dr. Skramstad is a resident faculty member at cdocs.com, a nationally renowned website and continuing education center based out of both Scottsdale, AZ and Charlotte, NC. He also maintains a successful restorative practice in Orono, MN focusing on Esthetic, Implant and CAD/CAM Dentistry.
Dr. Ehrlich elevates his patient care by the digital components of his practice and years of experience of hand-making his own ceramics. Dr. Ehrlich has lectured extensively on CAD/CAM technologies and has developed one of the premiere training programs for chairside CAD/CAM dentistry: Digital Enamel. He is a Master CEREC Trainer for DentsplySirona. He is a beta tester for the CEREC system and multiple CAD/CAM materials.
He is an avid photographer of the night sky and would rather be riding a motorcycle.
Dr. Kristine Aadland has an energy and excitement for life that is seen by all who have met her. Raised in Vancouver, Washington, Dr. Aadland attended dental school at Oregon Health & Sciences University, and graduated in 2006 with Clinical Honors. After associating for a few years, she then built out her dream practice in 2009. Dr Aadland chose to differentiate herself in a competitive market by utilizing the best technology available for greater efficiency and patient comfort. The cornerstone of this technology was Sirona’s CEREC and Galileos products. This choice has paid off as Dr Aadland’s practice has continued to realize remarkable growth each year. Dr. Aadland’s success is not by accident. She is constantly pushing the limits of CEREC technology with bridges, implants, orthodontics and her same day smile makeovers. This has all been made possible by the extensive continuing education that she does each year. As a Mentor for CEREC doctors, the forum and Scottsdale facility have also created a place for her to grow and refine her skills. Dr. Aadland travels now for CEREC trainings, ACCEPT courses and began speaking in 2016. Her passion and energy for CEREC is contagious.
Dr. Daniel Vasquez is a world-renowned CAD-CAM and cosmetic dentist. Dr. Daniel Vasquez has been practicing dentistry since 1999 in San Diego County in the city of Oceanside California.
Dr. Vasquez believes in the continue in education and advancement of dental technology as CAD-CAM, 3D CBCT, 3D printing, laser dentistry and all related with digital dentistry.
Dr Vasquez hold a Fellowship, Mastership and Diplomat in implant dentistry by the International Dental Implant Association. Fellowship in Laser Dentistry by the ICOI, Member or DOCS for Conscious Sedation, Advance training and Member of Progressive Orthodontics Seminars, Graduate from Las Vegas Institute in Esthetics and Neuromuscular dentistry.
In 2008 he became a CAD-CAM Dentist acquiring his first CEREC 3 system were his has focus his dental practice to esthetic and digital dentistry.
His passion for dentistry led him to become an opinion leader and beta tester for Denstply Sirona Systems, Kuraray Noritake, VITA North America, TruAbutment Inc. and SprintRay Corp.
Dr Vasquez has had the honor for lecturing to and mentoring CEREC dentists in the United States as well as Internationally. He also had the great opportunity of speaking at Dentsply Sirona World in Las Vegas Nevada and Orlando, Florida.
Dr. Vasquez teaches advance courses in Digital Workflows for dentist: The Power of Digital Integration, The power of Smile Design 360 and The Power of Implant Digital dentistry.
Dr Vasquez clinical cases have been published in cerecdoctors.com, cdoc.com, Dentistry Today, Dental Economics, Dental Products Report and Inside dentistry magazine.
Dr. Vasquez advocate for Connect Case Center and believes in its seamless communication between CAD-CAM dentist and Dental Laboratories. His influence in the DS inLab community has establish him as a mentor and ambassador in the USA for dental lab technicians.
Being a part of this family, I he has met many dentists and have made friends for life because of CAD-CAM and Digital Technology.
Over 20 years of professional experience and more than 10 years of passion for the CEREC system. What urges his academic and professional practices are the software possibilities coupled with its clinical applicability—a specialist in Prosthodontics, Master, and Ph.D. in Restorative Dentistry. Currently Associate Professor at Federal Fluminense University (Brazil), Visiting Professor at the University of Alberta (Canada), CEREC Trainer & Mentor by Dentsply Sirona Dental Academy since 2016, CEREC Trainer by International Society of Computerized Dentistry (ISCD) since 2017, Trainer at Dentsply Sirona Dental Academy (Brazil) since 2016 and CEO at cadcamcode.com. He still owns his private practice and is a father of an absolute greatest daughter!
Julián obtained his DDS from the Universidad Latina, Costa Rica in 2005, and then completed training as a prosthodontist at Universidad Intercontinental, Mexico in 2008. After graduating, he worked as an Assistant Professor at the Prosthodontics Department, Universidad Latina and as a private practitioner focused on implant dentistry, prosthodontics and CAD/CAM technology in "Colina Dental", San José, Costa Rica.
Dr. Conejo is the Clinical CAD/CAM Director at the Department of Preventive and Restorative Sciences, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia PA, USA. He conducts research and has multiple publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals on CAD/CAM technology, prosthodontics and implant dentistry. Dr. Conejo has been the recipient of several awards in his field, to include the ICP Research Fellowship in Dental Restorative Materials in 2016 and has lectured in over 35 countries.
Daniel graduated from the Paulista University – UNIP in 2007 as Doctor in Dental Surgery, where he was awarded the best student in his class by the Sao Paulo regional council. Following graduation, he joined the Campo Grande Air Force Oral Implantology Specialization Program graduating in 2009.
In 2011 he started to use CAD/CAM systems in his private practice, focusing on oral implantology and restorative dentistry. In 2013 he became a Cerec Mentor for DentsplySirona (Bensheim, Germany) and started lecturing internationally in the field of CAD/CAM, oral implantology and restorative dentistry.
He is a co-author on the book APLICAÇÃO DOS SISTEMAS CAD/CAM NA ODONTOLOGIA RESTAURADORA (Elsevier, 2013), and also collaborated in two other CAD/CAM related textbooks CAD/CAM NO LABORATÓRIO E NA CLÍNICA” and A ARTE NA PRÓTESE DENTÁRIA“ (Napoleão Publishing, 2017).
Dr. Aggio is the owner, manager and clinician at Clinica Aggio in Sao Paulo, Brasil. She also actively teaches at Dental Academy, Dentsply Sirona Brazil – for CEREC Ortho and recently SureSmile. Member of ABOR – Brazilian Association of Orthodontics, Dra Aggio is extremely active in CEREC Mentors Meetings Latin America and numerous national and international events, has a multitude of certifications to her credit, is a published author an is multilingual. She is an internationalli sought-after keynote speakers in orthodontics, SureSmile was delighted to host her as a speaker in San Diego this past February at SureSmile 2020.
Dr. Peixoto graduated in 1994 and is a periodontist. Dr. Peixoto achieved his Masters Degree in 2005 and his Ph.D. in 2009, both at FOUSP, one of the most recognised Dental Schools of the world. He is a certified CEREC mentor (Benshein, Germany) and trainer for Dentsply Sirona Brasil, and has lectured for the last years on technology, implantology and digital dentistry. Dr. Peixoto maintains a successful private practice with his wife, Dr. Ariana, in São Paulo, Brasil focusing on Esthetic, Implant and CAD/CAM Dentistry. He is a partner of CADCAMCODE.COM, a renowned website and continuing education center in Latin America.
Dr Dhaval Patel graduated from Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, India in 2003. He has been in Private Practice in Roseville Ca since 2006. Dr Patel has been a Cerec user since 2007 and his articles on Cerec CadCam Technology have been published in Compendium , Inside dentistry, as well as Cerec Doctors magazine. He has presented on Cerec at Dental Town , CDA , Sironaworld Meetings and several dental school around the USA. Dr Patel is the faculty member for Cerec for the PDS Institute and has trained hundreds of dentists over the last 10 years. He is a KOL for Dentsply Sirona, Ivoclar Vivadent, GC America and Kuraray Noritake. He is also the founder of the largest and the most active CADCAM Facebook group Keep Cerecing. He believes that when all dentists document and share their work we grow as a profession.
Dr. Daniel Butterman is a 1994 graduate of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. He also is a graduate of the Misch International Implant Institute, a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and a member of PEERS. Dr. Butterman is an advanced CEREC trainer and Resident Faculty at CDOCS.com. He is a hardware and software Beta tester for Dentsply Sirona CAD/CAM and Dentsply Sirona Implants. Dr. Butterman maintains a general practice in Centennial, Colorado with an emphasis on implant and digital dentistry.
Dr. Bindl works for Department of Computerized Restorative Dentistry - Clinic of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology & Cariology, at the University of Zurich. Since 1996 he is Clinical Instructor in Computerized Restorative Dentistry, Cariology, Endodontics & Periodontology and since 1997 Senior Research Fellow, Director Clinic of the Division of Aesthetic and Computer Restorations and Lecturer in Computerized Restorative Dentistry, Cariology & Periodontology, University of Zurich. His main interest is Restorative CAD/CAM Dentistry, CAD/CAM bloc materials, All-Ceramic Crowns & Bridges, Implantology: surgery/implant planning, Implantology: implant suprastructures and CBCT-technology, digital implantology, surgical guides.
Dr.med.dent. Alessandro Devigus born August 21 1962 in Sardinia (Italy) 1987 Dental School Zurich (Switzerland) since 1990 in own private practice CEREC instructor at the Zurich Dental School Various international courses and lectures on CAD/CAM, Digital technologies Editor-in-chief of the „International Journal of Esthetic Dentistry“ (Quintessence) Neue Gruppe (President 2010/11) Founder of the SGcZ (Swiss Society of computerized Dentistry) EAED „active member“, ITI Fellow und Speaker
Dr. Reiss is Chairman DGCZ, Chairman AG Keramik ,Chairman DDM .Member of the board of the DGZMK. . He has more than 30 years of practical experience with the CEREC system. More than 600 lectures/courses in 40 countries. Numerous publications in national and international magazines and books.
Dr Gerhard Werling, who is based in Bellheim near Landau/Pfalz(Germany), trained as a dental technician before studying dentistry in Frankfurt. Together with his sister, Ursula Werling, he leads a state of the art practice that specializes in implantology and cosmetic dentistry. With experience of using Chairside CAD CAM machines and an inhouse laboratory for more than 20 years, Dr Werling is in the best position to share his clinical expertise with the audience on the workflow of single visit dentistry as well as achieving highest aesthetic results. Dr. Werling is a certified Sirona Advocate Speaker
Apart from working as a dentist he is sharing his knowledge worldwide since 1993 and is engaging as a consultant in dental faculties and the main societies for dentistry in Germany (DGZI, DGOI, BDIZ, DGCZ, and more).
As a well-known and passionate educator, researcher and innovator in dental sleep medicine, Dr. Charkhandeh has lectured at numerous national sleep meetings around the world, such as AASM & AADSM Annual Meetings (USA), CSS Annual Meeting (Canada), iBEDSMA Annual Meeting (Belgium), NVTS Annual Meeting (Netherlands), DGZS Annual Meeting (Germany) and many more dental meetings across the globe. He is the recipient of the “2012 & 2015 Clinical Research Award” and “2015 Clinical Excellence Award” from the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Charkhandeh received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Degree and Bachelor of Medical Sciences from the University of Alberta, Canada. He then furthered his education and training by completing a research fellowship in the area of “Sleep and Dental Sleep Medicine” at the University of Antwerp Hospital (UZA), in Antwerp, Belgium, where he is currently working on his PhD thesis in sleep medicine.
Private practice in Paris
User of a chairside CAD/CAM system (CEREC®) since 2002
Post graduate in Implant Dentistry in 2003
Post graduate in Continuing Dental Education in 2004
Post graduate in Bone Remodeling and Biomaterials in 2016
Post graduate in CAD/CAM dentistry in 2019
Visiting Professor at several Universities.
Associate researcher in Biomaterials at the University of Paris.
Founder of the M. School : Training company on digital dentistry
Between 1998-2006 he was teaching at ISCS-N University, fixed prosthodontics and lab orthodontics. In 2001 he became Victor Hugo do Carmo's - Oral Design International (Switzerland) - Protégé. He opened his own laboratory in the UK in 2006, where he started working as Self-employed and then changed to Majestic Smile Ltd in 2011. He has been working with CAD/CAM since 1998 and with the Sirona inLab system since 2009. He became a Sirona Certified inLab Trainer in 2011, where he shares his knowledge to current and future Sirona users. He is also the founder of the Academy of Digital Dentistry.
Oral Rehabilitation Specialist from the University of Chile Specialist in Restorative Dentistry based on New Technologies from the Complutense University of Madrid Prosthodontic Specialist by the European Prosthodontic Association (EPA) Master in Dental Sciences from the Complutense University of Madrid Doctorate (PhD) in Dental Sciences from the Complutense University of Madrid World CEREC Trainer Certificate by the Digital Dental Academy Berlin, Germany Cerec System User since 2009 Professor of the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Cuenca, Ecuador Professor of Postgraduate in Prosthodontics University San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador Collaborating Professor of the Master in Restorative Dentistry Based on New Technologies at the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain.
Degree in Dental Medicine, ISCS-SUL (Lisbon, Portugal) Diploma in Implant Dentistry, Royal College of Surgeons of England (London, UK) Advance certificate in Implant Dentistry, Royal College of Surgeons of England (London, UK) Certified Cerec Trainer, International Society of Computerized Dentistry (Austria) Cerec Advocate (Bensheim, Alemania) Member of Academy of Digital Dentistry (UK) Member FGDP, SECIB, SEGER Founder of CADDENTAL Academy. Chairman of “ADDA International Training in Digital Dentistry & Certification Program” Lecturer in the field of Digital Implantology, Guided Surgery, CAD/CAM & CBCT on an international level. Private practice in Sevilla, España
Doctor R. Molinari obtained his diploma as a dental technician in 1986; subsequently he obtained his degree in dentistry and dental prosthetics with honors from the University of Bologna (Italy) in 1993. After having trained with the most notable experts in modern dentistry, he specialized in periodontology, implantology and aesthetic prosthetics. He holds courses for odontologists on the correct use of CAD/CAM techniques on natural teeth and implants. He is an active member of the board of PEERS, international Key Opinion Leader for Dentsply Sirona, and Zeiss about respectively CAD- CAM and Micro-Dentistry. He lives in Mantova (Italy) where he has his own dental clinic.
Maxim Belograd is the founder of BELOGRAD Academy. He is one of the most well-known international lecturers and trainers in a field of advanced microscope, esthetic, restorative dentistry and endodontics.
He visited more than 40 countries with practical courses and lectures as speaker, and doctors from more than 70 countries took part in the BeloGrad Academy project.
Maxim Belograd is the first lecturer from the CIS who provided courses on 5 continents and successfully presented his educational programs.
Lectures and presentations were conducted during prestigious dental congresses and conferences as well as individual «solo» formats with attendance from 100 to 3000 participants. Hands-on sessions were provided in certified BG training centers all over the world.
Dr. Fabel has a privat practice with 2 locations in Munich, Germany. She is CEREC-Mentor, Certified ISCD Trainer and also KOL for Dentsply Sirona and SICAT.
She is a National and International speaker for trainings and lectures on topics like esthetics and function, full mouth rehabilitation, chairside dentistry. She has numerous national and international publications.
Dr. Mohamed Hassanien graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dentistry from Misr University for Science & Technology in Egypt in 2002. He graduated with a Master of Science degree in Fixed Prosthodontics, From Cairo University in 2008. Later in 2011, he had completed his PHD degree in Fixed Prosthodontics from Cairo University.
He has been a CEREC user for 11 years, offering patients all ceramic, high esthetic restorations designed and delivered Chair side.
He became an ISCD Certified Cerec Trainer in 2011, until this present time.
He joined the ADDA 1 program in 2019 for advanced digital education.
He travels to different countries and train clinicians and lab technicians on using Dentsply Sirona equipment’s in their own practice for basic and advanced courses.
Each year he spends a considerable amount of time in learning new techniques and working on the art of dentistry. He has made a commitment to his patients to always provide them with the highest quality dental care.
MUDr. Martin Lebeda is Dental technitian specialised in prosthodontics, Dentist specialised in prosthodontics, implantology, aesthetic dentistry ,CAD/CAM.
Dr. Lebeda is Lecturer, Dentsply Sirona KOL – Global KOL , InLab KOL, CEREC KOL, Integrated Solutions KOL.
As an International speaker in 2019 he was invited to Miami – DS Full mouth rehab summit, Dubai – CAPP – CAD CAM symposium, Turkey - 14th international esthetic congress, Olomouc – CAD CAM meeting international, ADDA Dental – lecturer DS At Kunkela academy ....and many hands-on trainings at Kunkela academy
Dr. Gutiérrez obtained his DDS degree at Pontificia Javeriana University, Bogota- Colombia, in 1993. He received the associated fellow at the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) in Washington DC. , 2012. He is now teaching at the International University of Cataluña in Barcelona (UIC) in the field of digital workflow. And owns his own training center “DOA ACADEMY” and practice in Madrid, Spain focus on digital aesthetic and implant dentistry.
Founder of cerec modular courses in Spain 2014. Member of the Spanish Society of Prosthodontics SEPES.
Dr. Hsuan Chen started as an engineer with a degree from the University of Toronto in Canada. Somewhere along the way he made the decision to join the dark side that is dentistry, and he now has a masters in prosthodontics and specializes in anterior aesthetics with CADCAM restoration. Hsuan's clinical work involves predominantly one-visit treatments with innovative approaches, and some of his cases have been showcased alongside his lectures in more than a dozen countries in the past few years. Hsuan is also part of CEREC Asia, the largest digital dentistry training center in the region, where he is also the primary researcher and lecturer for the dental aesthetics program. He has personally trained hundreds of clinicians and dental technicians, as well as dental students in his undergraduate course on digital dentistry at National Yang Ming University, where he is also super behind on his PhD thesis.
Dr Nitish Surathu is a former Associate Professor of Periodontics who currently practices dentistry in Gisborne, New Zealand. He completed his BDS in 1991 and went on to complete a MDS in Periodontics in 1994. He is, by examination, an accredited Associate Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and is also a Fellow and Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He has lectured around the world on periodontics and dental implants and continues to be actively involved with hands on courses. Dr Surathu served on the Executive Council of the Asian Pacific Society of Periodontology for over a decade and is currently a Director with the ACE Institute in New Zealand.
Dr. Michael Tsao is the founder of CEREC Asia Training Center, the only Dentsply-Sirona certified training facility in Asia. As a CEREC Beta-Tester and primary lecturer, Michael and his team of dentists are passionate proponents of education for digital dentistry. Dr. Tsao is also the owner of Sweet Space Dental Clinic where his team, including eight dental technicians, operate 16 CEREC Omnicams and Primescans, 17 milling units, and 8 ceramic ovens including 3 Speedfires. The volume of the clinical cases allow Dr. Tsao's team to dedicate a large portion of their work in clinical testing of various techniques, materials, and equipment. Their results can be seen in all parts of their clinical work, including innovative techniques in digital implantology, orthodontics, and, of course, CADCAM ceramic restorations. Dr. Tsao has been invited to over two dozen different countries to speak about his experiences and insights on clinical application of digital technology.
Takashi Sumi DDS, PhD acquired dentist license in 1997 and continued to study prosthetic dentistry. Currently, he is private practice at the Sumi Dental Office, Avanti Implant Center. His research focused on the importance of the abutment between an implant and the restoration equipment. Dr. Sumi has given lectures internationally and was awarded for the best presentation at the Academy of Osseointegration, 2013 where he serves as a Fellow currently. He assumes Astra Tech Implant System EV ambassador in Japan since 2017.
Dr Lawrence Lau graduated with Honours from Sydney University, Australia in 1997. He is in private practice in Sydney with a strong focus on digital, cosmetic, implantology and dental lasers.
With more than 15 years of experience with the Cerec system. He is an international trainer, speaker and KOL for cerec and CBCT for Dentsply-Sirona, having trained hundreds of dentists across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand, China, Hong Kong, Vietnam and Indonesia.
He is also the founder of Cerec-files, one of the oldest and most active Cerec Facebook groups. He is an avid advocate for CadCam dentistry being in the forefront of advancement on the profession.
Chris is a laboratory Ambassador for Dentsply Sirona in Australia and is the owner of a boutique dental laboratory outside Melbourne, specialising in crown, bridge and implant restorations. As an early adopter of CAD/CAM dental technology, he has progressed in accordance with its evolution to what is has become today.
With years of experience in complex implant and highly aesthetic cases, Chris strongly believes in educating and supporting others in the dental community to add value to the strength of the industry for now and the future. Over the years, he has facilitated many technicians and clinicians alike in the development of their own digital skillsets by way of hands on instruction and presenting both domestically and internationally.